Chester Lee Drum

Drum Chester Lee

  • Assistant Professor, Department of ¬†Medicine
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Biochemistry
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor, The N.1 Institute for Health
  • Consultant, Division of Cardiology, National University Heart Centre, National University Hospital
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Translational Laboratory for Genetic Medicine, Biomedical Research Council, A*STAR¬†
Academic Qualifications
  • MD, University of Chicago, USA
  • PhD, University of Chicago, USA
Research Interest(s)
  • Mass Spectrometry
  • Biomarkers
  • Clinical Trial
  • Bioinformatics
  • Proteomics
Recent Publications
  • 1. Purnamawati, K., Ong, J. A. H., Deshpande, S., Tan, W. K. Y., Masurkar, N., Low, J. K., & Drum, C. L. (2018). The importance of sex stratification in autoimmune disease biomarker research: A systematic review. Frontiers in Immunology, 9(JUN). doi:10.3389/fimmu.2018.01208
  • 2. Tan, W. K. Y., Purnamawati, K., Pakkiri, L. S., Tan, S. H., Yang, X., Chan, M. Y., & Drum, C. L. (2018). Sources of variability in quantifying circulating thymosin beta-4: literature review and recommendations.. Expert Opin Biol Ther, 1-7. doi:10.1080/14712598.2018.1448382
  • 3. Patra, A., Ding, T., Hong, M., Richards, A. M., Wong, T. I., Zhou, X., & Drum, C. L. (2017). Using Extraordinary Optical Transmission to Quantify Cardiac Biomarkers in Human Serum. JOVE-JOURNAL OF VISUALIZED EXPERIMENTS, (130), 7 pages. doi:10.3791/55597
  • 4. Deshpande, S., Masurkar, N. D., Girish, V. M., Desai, M., Chakraborty, G., Chan, J. M., & Drum, C. L. (2017). Thermostable exoshells fold and stabilize recombinant proteins. NATURE COMMUNICATIONS, 8, 8 pages. doi:10.1038/s41467-017-01585-2
  • 5. Ohlson, S., Kaur, J., Raida, M., Niss, U., Bengala, T., Drum, C. L., . . . Torres, A. R. (2017). Direct analysis - no sample preparation - of bioavailable cortisol in human plasma by weak affinity chromatography (WAC). JOURNAL OF CHROMATOGRAPHY B-ANALYTICAL TECHNOLOGIES IN THE BIOMEDICAL AND LIFE SCIENCES, 1061, 438-444. doi:10.1016/j.jchromb.2017.07.035